This paper appears in: Engineering & Technology
Issue Date: 23 May - 5 June 23 2009
Volume: 4 Issue:9
On page(s): 46 - 49
INSPEC Accession Number: 10680281
The European electricity grid is past its sell-by-date and creaking at the seams as it attempts to cope with a distribution generation scenario that it was not originally designed for. The author takes a look at the moves to create a European super grid.